Hagedorn swearing-in illustrates power of appointments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Brian Hagedorn’s inauguration as a state Supreme Court justice this week will mark the end of a legal era and starkly underscore governors’ power to reshape Wisconsin courtrooms with like-minded appointees. Hagedorn will be sworn in Thursday to replace 83-year-old Justice Shirley Abrahamson, the state’s longest-serving and first female justice. A […]